Dr. Andrew Uma Omaka graduated summa cum Laude from the School of Optometry Abia State University in 1999 as the best graduating clinician, He enrolled and got his Masters of Science in Environmental Health science, Majoring in Occupational Health in 2011 from the same University, He started his residency in 2010 and was awarded a Fellow of the Post Graduate College Of Optometrist in 2016 in the faculty of Primary care optometry. Dr Omaka obtained a Masters of Science in Primary Care Ophthalmology from the Prestigious University of Edinburgh in June 2018. He loves teaching, research in new areas of technology and eye health.
He is a Member of the Nigerian Optometric association (NOA), Member Institute of Safety Professionals of Nigeria (ISPON), Faculty member in the Nigerian College of Optometrists Faculty of Primary Care optometrist.
Dr. Andrew has held a variety of clinical and managerial positions including his current one as Head Optometrist in Moorfield Optometry Specialist Eye Care. Further he has held academic positions at Abia State University on specialist postgraduate Masters and Doctorate programmes.
He is trained in several specialist therapeutic approaches such as Comprehensive Eye Care, Children’s Vision Care, Vision Therapy, LASIK and Refractive Surgery Co-management, Soft and Gas Permeable Contact Lens Services. As well as holding a variety of positions.
He is experienced in general eye care and treatment, the management of multi-disciplinary teams, organizational consultancy, and development and delivery of both children and adult eye care services.